Inspiration of the Week: Glitter

Glitter DIYs may be messy, but boy are they pretty! These must-try projects not only have just the right amount of glitz and glam but they also manage to transform otherwise boring objects into something I’d actually use. So even though you’ll find bits of sparkle around your house months after your work is done, remember, it was alllll worth it.

Must-Try Glitter DIYS | The Crafted Life

1. Glitter Pencils by Brunch at Saks
2. iPhone Case by Design Sponge
3. Glitter Paper Weights by Design Sponge
4. Gold Sequin Heart by 100 Layer Cake
5. Glitter Dipped Feathers by Style Me Pretty
6. Glitter Vases by The Sweetest Occasion

Need even more glitter to fill your weekend? Check out my glittered photo clips, glitter dipped air plant holder, or glitter candle holders.

Happy crafting!

Glitter Dipped Air Plant Holder

Time: 40 minutes
Materials: air plant holder, mod podge, brush, glitter

DIY Glitter Dipped Air Plant Holder | The Crafted Life

DIY Glitter Dipped Air Plant Holder | The Crafted Life
Determine how high you want your glitter to come up then tape off the area.

DIY Glitter Dipped Air Plant Holder | The Crafted Life

To make your own custom glitter blend, pour equal amounts of your favorite glitter into a lid and shake. You can add more or less of a color until you’re happy.

DIY Glitter Dipped Air Plant Holder | The Crafted Life
Moving in sections, apply a layer of mod podge then sprinkle on your glitter.

DIY Glitter Dipped Air Plant Holder | The Crafted Life

DIY Glitter Dipped Air Plant Holder | The Crafted Life

You can use your finger to reposition your glitter while the glue is still wet.

DIY Glitter Dipped Air Plant Holder | The Crafted Life

Remove your tape then seal by covering glitter with a thin layer of mod podge. It will dry clear, but if you get any on the glass, you can clean it off with rubbing alcohol.

DIY Glitter Dipped Air Plant Holder | The Crafted Life

DIY Glitter Dipped Air Plant Holder | The Crafted Life